Swimmer Elena Krawzow has been named as the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Allianz Athlete of the Month for June.
Dates announced for 2017 World Para Swimming and Powerlifting Championships as site visit begins in Mexico City
Dates of the 2017 World Para Swimming and Powerlifting Championships in Mexico City have been announced by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) today.
Twelve-time Paralympic gold medallist Jessica Long has been named in the US Paralympics’ 31-strong swimming team following the conclusion of their three-day trials in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Six records were set on the final day of the US Paralympic Swim Trials in Charlotte, with Michelle Konkoly and Zach Shattuck producing the best performances.
Michelle Konkoly broke the women’s 50 metres freestyle S9 world record in both the preliminary and final rounds on day two of competition at the United States Paralympic Swim Trials at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center in Charlotte.
Fourteen-year-old Alexander Quesada-Amor broke one of seven national record as the US Paralympic Swim Trials began at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center in Charlotte.
Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Erraid Davies has been ruled ineligible for Para-swimming after a second panel ruled her impairment was not severe enough.
Mexico City will host the 2017 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships alongside the IPC Powerlifting World Championships, it was announced today.
Four-time world champion Ollie Hynd has been named in a 31-strong British swimming team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, along with two-time London 2012 winner Ellie Simmonds.
New Zealand have added 16-year-old Hamish McLean to their swimming squad for the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
Paralympic gold medallists Sophie Pascoe, Mary Fisher and Cameron Leslie are the headline competitors named in New Zealand’s swimming team for Rio 2016.
Russia’s Valeriia Shabalina brought the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) European Open Championships to a close in style in Funchal by breaking her own world record in the women's SM14 200 metres individual medley.
Rivals Teresa Perales of Spain and Norway’s Sarah Louise Rung were forced to share the gold medal in the women’s S5 100 metres freestyle event on the penultimate day of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) European Open Championships at the Complexo Olimpico de Piscinas da Penteada in Funchal.
Paralympic great breaks world record as hosts Portugal win first medal at IPC Swimming European Open Championships
Brazil’s 10-time Paralympic champion Daniel Dias broke his own men’s 50 metres backstroke S5 world record at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) European Open Championships today, suggesting he is still the man to beat at Rio 2016.
Nine world records were broken today as action continued at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) European Open Championships at the Complexo Olimpico de Piscinas da Penteada in Madeira’s capital Funchal.